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Details of pub: Crown Bach, Lampeter / Llanbedr Pont Steffan

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Address/Location: High St
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Opened: before 1870      
Closed: c. 1880       Type: Beerhouse
R.D.writing in the Carmarthen Journal in 1935 in his column “65 years ago”, remembers the Crown Bach being run by 2 brothers, Billy and Thomas Jenkins. They held the sole agency in the district for Nortons Brewery, Carmarthen. Nortons’ wagon was drawn by 4 horses, bringing its load of 9-gallon casks.The brothers also sold beer brewed at Llannon, and sometimes “used it to stiffen-up house-brew when weak”.

Anne Jenkins, Ale merchant
Census, 1871

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